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In the world of the future, robots are used as a labour force while humans take things relatively easy - a situation that causes tension as the mechanoids develop self-consciousness. Their plight is noted by a powerful man who vows to come to their aid, but his act is tainted by selfishness. Japanese animated sci-fi drama, with the voices of Yuka Imoto, Kei Kobayashi and Kouki Okada. In JapaneseFilm/Animated Movie/Drama/Science Fiction

A glamorous skydiver is hired by intelligence agents to retrieve the triggering device for a hydrogen bomb that a US Army defector has hidden in a statuette, and stop it falling into the hands of the Chinese. However, she begins to suspect her mysterious employers are involved in an elaborate double-cross as she searches frantically for the detonator. Spy comedy, starring Raquel Welch, Tony Franciosa, Ronald Fraser and Richard BriersFilm/Comedy

15:05Akeelah And The Bee[SUB]
A clever girl from a poor neighbourhood finds school frustrating and tries to hide her intelligence from her classmates. When she competes in a school spelling competition, she is surprised to win and with the aid of a strict coach, sets out to compete in a national tournament and provide her community with something to rally round. Drama, starring Keke Palmer, Laurence Fishburne and Angela BassettFilm/General Movie/Drama

17:15Aquamarine[SUB HD]
A mermaid fleeing an arranged marriage becomes stranded at a beach resort. There she meets two local girls - lifelong friends about to be separated when one of them moves to Australia - and seeks their help in winning the heart of a lifeguard she has fallen for. In return, she promises to grant them their wish to stay together. Fantasy comedy, with Sara Paxton, Emma Roberts and Joanna LevesqueFilm/Fantasy

19:15Never Let Me Go Special[SUB REP]
Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan and Andrew Garfield talk about their roles in the film adaptation of Kazuo Ishiguro's novelFilm/Cinema

19:20The Wedding Date[SUB AD HD]
A single woman is horrified by the thought of attending her sister's wedding alone, a task made all the more daunting by the presence of her ex-fiance. Taking the bull by the horns, she hires a gigolo for the occasion - but her decision has unexpected results. Romantic comedy, starring Debra Messing, Jack Davenport, Dermot Mulroney and Sarah ParishFilm/Comedy

21:00Wedding Crashers[SUB AD HD]
Two party-mad bachelors make the most of the romantic atmosphere as they gatecrash weddings to pick up women. With a catalogue of tall stories to tell guests, the pair are regularly the boys of the ball - until one of them falls for a blushing bridesmaid and they both learn a few things about love. Comedy, starring Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Christopher Walken, Jane Seymour, Rachel McAdams and Isla FisherFilm/Comedy

Lone survivor Ripley is rescued in deep space decades after an alien creature wiped out her ship's entire crew. She is recruited to accompany a military expedition to a colony on the planet where she first encountered the monster, only to find the aliens have been reproducing and there are now vast hordes of them. James Cameron's sci-fi thriller sequel, with Sigourney Weaver, Michael Biehn and Lance HenriksenFilm/Science Fiction

A wealthy young man plans a party at his parents' country retreat, but his plans are complicated by the presence of his younger sister and the gardener, who he has known all his life but has grown to look down on and an attractive new arrival, who leaves him tempted to cheat on his girlfriend. Drama, directed by and starring Gael Garcia Bernal. With Camila Sodi and Luz Cipriota. In SpanishFilm/General Movie/Drama